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by Juan
Fri Jul 07, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: JCL
Topic: S0C7 error
Replies: 5
Views: 14159

At time of Abend PSW points to the Next Sequential Instruction i.e. the one after the one that caused the S0C7. Map its location back to the source and examine the fields being operated on by looking in the dump. be aware that the contents of the fields will those after the S0C7 op completed not as ...
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:23 pm
Forum: VSAM - File system
Topic: VSAM - files
Replies: 1
Views: 4642

what do you mean by 'dynamic organisation'

can't think of any reason to populate a whole file into an array. its a file for a reason.
what problem you trying to solve here ?
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:20 pm
Forum: VSAM - File system
Topic: how to convert vsam to db2
Replies: 2
Views: 4866

there is no magic tool for this. Its a project that requires many skill sets to do properly. Look for Old redbooks on DB2 conversions - especially those that talk about the whole project and not just the files. There was a very good one around the time of DB2 V4 IIRC thats worth digging up, just upd...
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:16 pm
Forum: JCL
Topic: Question about VSAM(KSDS)?
Replies: 2
Views: 7548

COnrol Interval Split is the way VSAM makes sure there is space when its gets crowded.
What actually happens depends on wether using insert mode or mass mode - but it gets pretty details and tricky if you go looking there.
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:13 pm
Forum: JCL
Topic: Need urgent HELP
Replies: 4
Views: 27364

looks like a site specific Esoteric unit. Use RMF or one of the free MVS tools.

or just check the output from a job that you know allocates to it, answer will be there.
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: JCL
Topic: Minimum requirement for jcl
Replies: 7
Views: 11860

One job card and one EXEC card. If you submit is job with just a job card in it then it will get flushed. Of course of submitting form TSO and the system is set up to do it then you just need an EXEC card as TSO SUBMIT process will add a default job card in that case. AM guessing that you want to kn...
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 4:01 pm
Forum: JCL
Topic: Submit a JCL thru Cobol - sysout=(INTRDR,*)
Replies: 13
Views: 40073

Please do NOT do this. It is bad for so many reasons, change control, audit, Operastions management, job re-runs... Can't think of any reason why this is a good idea. In fact have worked at places where doing this would get you fired. If you don't have a job scheduler - which is the preffered method...
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 3:56 pm
Forum: JCL
Topic: difference between elapsed time and the cpu time
Replies: 2
Views: 12156

Elapsed time is wall clock time.
Copu time is just the accumulation of measured CPU usage attributed to the job - not the same as the actual total cpu that job consumed due to capture ratios etc.

So A job can run for an hour and use much less cpu time than an hour - waiting for I/O e.g.
by Juan
Thu Jun 29, 2006 3:51 pm
Forum: JCL
Topic: What statement can be used to send data to another MVS jjes
Replies: 1
Views: 7331

what kind of data ?